Graduate Blog

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April 13, 2020

The Structural Engineering Institute – St. Louis Chapter offers a scholarship every year to a graduate student (currently enrolled or enrolled in grad. program in fall of 2020) whose emphasis is structural engineering. 


April 13, 2020

With the shift to online instruction for the summer, the Graduate College is continuing to waive the current policy requirements for preliminary and final exams to allow all committee members to participate online. In addition, because the changes in the teaching and learning environment may have led to delays in the scheduling of spring examinations, the Graduate College will allow students who were registered during spring 2020 to take their examinations any time during summer 2020 without requiring registration for summer.

April 9, 2020

Civil Career Coffee Chat is scheduled for this Friday from 12:00-12:30pm!

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 443 116 240
Password: 303020


April 8, 2020

WSP is looking to hire two roadway engineers and Ardmore Roderick is looking to hire a structural engineer for work with the Illinois Tollway.

This is an amazing opportunity to work with a team of innovators, to work in an environment that encourages collaboration, and embraces unity!

Please send your resume to Shannon D. Aguero.

Lead Engineer Lisle: Lead Engineer (ID# 44834)

Engineer II Lisle: Systemwide Support Coordinator (ID# 44836)

Shannon D. Aguero

Business Manager

Illinois Tollway GEC

Office     630.241.6800 ext. 4105

Cell         773.317.9216


April 6, 2020

If you are planning to give your preliminary or final exam remotely, check out our Tips for Conducting Exams Remotely guide for thoughts on setting up and managing the meeting. You might also check out this guide from Fast Company for more tips on holding a professional video call, including lighting, dress, backgrounds, and more.